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I Have Pierced My Ear Cartilage

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    I got mine pierced a year ago. I remember seeing cartilage piercings on characters in television shows, and I thought that they looked very cool and unique.So I decided that I would get it pierced (along with a piercing right above the ear lobe) At first,my mother was against it...
    mossygreen mossygreen 16-17, F Feb 13, 2011

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    Totally Inappropriate...

    ...for a journalist or lawyer to have their cartilage pierced. Oh, well! LMAO ;D
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F Aug 19, 2008

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    I repierced mine today actually.

    A year ago, I got it done professionally but it hurt so much that I took out the earring, and never put it back on. It closed up and.. Yeah. So today I decided to re pierce it myself. And it didn't hurt at all. It's been a couple hours and it feels fine. No redness.no swelling...
    jennamarie210 jennamarie210 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2014

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    I Haven't Been

    to the very top like i've wanted. So far, the highest i've gotten was on my 6th hole! It was still in my cartilage area...and it did hurt like HELL!! i'm VERRRY  tollerant to pain..but that was just..a pain in the ***! .
    lostprophet lostprophet 22-25, F Dec 26, 2009

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    Industrial Piercing

    I just had an industrial piercing today after much deciding and i love it. It hardly hurt having it done except the bit when theyv'e taken the needle out to put the bar in. I have to make sure i remember not to answer my phone on my normal side. The guy who did it said i was very...
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 6, 2010

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    Piercing My Own Cartilage

    This is one of my first little rebellious acts against my parents in 7th grade.  Noone at the time had a cartilage peircing and my mom was agianst letting me have one.  So I decided to pierce my own cartilage and hide it  with my medium length brown hair at the...
    ihaveep ihaveep 18-21, F Sep 1, 2009

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    ugh my ear hurts so badly right now. it feels as if there's water in it but the water isn't coming out. i can barely hear out of it why must this happen
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    I'm at 1/2 yay! can wait to go shopping for a bigger sizes in a couple of days
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    Many men and boys have posted here about getting their ears pierced and how often they wear earrings. Most have also said briefly what style earrings they like to wear. I am...
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    I need to up my piercing game quickly. At the moment only my ears and bottom lip pierced. I've been planning on more for ages but haven't got them yet.
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    I'm at 7/16 my next step is 1/2 my goal size is 1 inch
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    I have a lot actually. I have a total of 11 piercings and I'm planning on getting my belly button pierced. My lower right side of my lip is pierced. My right ear has a cartilage...
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    I've been stretching since I was 16.. I had to do it secretly lol and now I'm at a 00g. But to be honest I wished my parents let me so I didn't have to hide it.
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    My ears are stretched to 3 in and may become even larger in the near future lol.
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    I am a 50 year old straight guy, married with a teenage son. I pierced my left ear back in the 80's when guys were only piercing their left ear if they were straight and right ear...
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